1st place winners Jim Coyner and Keith Ostrander, from OFallon and Lake Sherwood, MO, weighed in 5 fish for 16-13 Lbs winning $1,150.00, using green brown Bullseye jigs and brown worms on points in 10-15 feet of water. Jim is 45 and is a tile setter. Keith is 41 and is a low volt tech. Bullseye Bait & Tackle, 154 Marine and First Class Fiberglass sponsor them. 2nd place winners Mark Wiese Jr and Jarred Williams, from High Ridge and OFallon, MO, weighed in 5 fish for 15-05 Lbs winning $1,036.00, including Mark’s $370.00 in big bass money with his 5-53 Lb bass. They fished Crock-O-Gator MO Craws and black/neon tubes, flippin mid lake points and pockets in 3-6 feet of water. Mark is 42 and is in kitchen and bath sales. Jarred is 36 and is in sales. Crock-O-Gator Baits, Tracker Marine, Mercury, Falcon, Pro Guide Batteries and AAA Remodeling Co sponsor them. 3rd place winners Don and Gary McFetridge, from St Charles, MO, weighed in 5 fish for 11-78 Lbs winning $770.00, including Don’s $250.00 in Ranger Cup Bonus Money, using 10" black/blue worms and blue gill crankbaits also around mid lake points in 4-20 feet of water. Don is 54 and is a laborer. Gary is 57 and is an industrial PVF salesman. BWSTA and Tri State sponsor them. 4th place winners Larry and Ben Moss, from Moscow Mills and Troy, MO, weighed in 4 fish for 11-20 Lbs winning $404.00. 5th place winners Keith Williams and Mike Long, from Moscow Mills and Troy, MO, weighed in 4 fish for 10-81 Lbs winning $294.00. 6th place winners Deno EK and Tad Richards, from Perry and Maryland Hgts, MO, weighed in 5 fish for 10-03 Lbs winning $260.00. 7th place winners Bruce Moore and Tony Colley, from Moberly and Huntsville, MO, weighed in 2 fish for 9-70 Lbs winning $407.00, including Bruce’s $185.00 in second big bass money with his 4-83 Lb bass. 8th place winners Shane Brown and Scott Hilderbrand, from Pacific and Kirkwood, MO, weighed in 3 fish for 9-30 Lbs winning $184.00.
26 boats weighed in 77 fish for 179-81 Lbs. 4-5 fish limits. Lake level 604, water temp 87-89, weather cloudy overcast skies, temp 93’s. 39 teams 0 side pot
Next tournament 8/05/12
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